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CAE—Contemporary Adventure Ensemble Inaugural Concert

  • 1st Presbyterian Church 2nd Stree Santa Monica, CA (map)
Brightwork newmusic (pictured) and mezzo soprano Geeta Novotny join Los Angeles Youth Orchestra students and alums in a chamber concert featuring Copland’s Appalachian Spring, Russell Steinberg’s Rucksack, and Shostakovich’s String Quartet No.. 8

Brightwork newmusic (pictured) and mezzo soprano Geeta Novotny join Los Angeles Youth Orchestra students and alums in a chamber concert featuring Copland’s Appalachian Spring, Russell Steinberg’s Rucksack, and Shostakovich’s String Quartet No.. 8

The Los Angeles Youth Orchestra presents its new CONTEMPORARY ADVENTURE ENSEMBLE

Current advanced students collaborate with LAYO alums and top professional musicians. This inaugural concert features a collaboration with LA’s highly regarded contemporary sextet Brightwork newmusic.

Program includes:
Villa Lobos, String Quartet No. 1
Shostakovich String Quartet No. 8
Russell Steinberg’s Rucksack with mezzo soprano Geeta Novotny and chamber orchestra Aaron Copland’s Appalachian Spring with chamber orchestra